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HEY, VICK. >> SO MUCH INFORMATION ABOUT

>> SO MUCH INFORMATION ABOUT CORONAVIRUS.

CORONAVIRUS. WERE SORTING IT OUT FOR YOU.

WERE SORTING IT OUT FOR YOU. THESE ARE SIMPLE THINGS EVERYONE

THESE ARE SIMPLE THINGS EVERYONE CAN DO RIGHT NOW TO BE READY.

CAN DO RIGHT NOW TO BE READY. HEALTH OFFICIALS WITH THE CDC

HEALTH OFFICIALS WITH THE CDC SAY ITS NOT A MATTER OF IF BUT

SAY ITS NOT A MATTER OF IF BUT WHEN A CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK HITS

WHEN A CORONAVIRUS OUTBREAK HITS THE U.S.

THE U.S. DONT PANIC.

DONT PANIC. THERE ARE SIMPLE THINGS YOU CAN

THERE ARE SIMPLE THINGS YOU CAN DO RIGHT NOW TO HELP PREPARE.

DO RIGHT NOW TO HELP PREPARE. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY

DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY SAYS STOCK UP ON MEDICINES LIKE

SAYS STOCK UP ON MEDICINES LIKE PAIN RELIEVERS, COUGH AND COLD

PAIN RELIEVERS, COUGH AND COLD MEDICINES, MEDICINES FOR UPSET

MEDICINES, MEDICINES FOR UPSET STOMACH AND DONT FORGET THOSE

STOMACH AND DONT FORGET THOSE FLUIDS THAT CONTAIN

FLUIDS THAT CONTAIN ELECTROLYTES.

ELECTROLYTES. HAVE A SUPPLY OF REGULAR

HAVE A SUPPLY OF REGULAR PRESCRIPTION MEDICINES YOU MIGHT

PRESCRIPTION MEDICINES YOU MIGHT NEED.

NEED. ITS IMPORTANT TO STORE A

ITS IMPORTANT TO STORE A TWO-WEEK SUPPLY OF FOOD AND

TWO-WEEK SUPPLY OF FOOD AND WATER.

WATER. THAT MEANS CANS AND

THAT MEANS CANS AND NONPERISHABLE FOOD AND ENOUGH

NONPERISHABLE FOOD AND ENOUGH BOTTLED WATER FOR EVERYONE IN

BOTTLED WATER FOR EVERYONE IN YOUR FAMILY.

YOUR FAMILY. SOME EXPERTS SUGGEST STOCKING UP

SOME EXPERTS SUGGEST STOCKING UP ON SOAP, DETERGENT AND BABY

ON SOAP, DETERGENT AND BABY SUPPLIES TO LAST AT LEAST A

SUPPLIES TO LAST AT LEAST A MONTH.

MONTH. THAT WAY YOU HAVE WHAT YOU NEED

THAT WAY YOU HAVE WHAT YOU NEED IF THERES ANY DISRUPTION TO THE

IF THERES ANY DISRUPTION TO THE SUPPLY CHAIN.

SUPPLY CHAIN. IF YOURE OFTEN OUT IN BIG

IF YOURE OFTEN OUT IN BIG CROWDS, RIDE PUBLIC TRANSIT,

CROWDS, RIDE PUBLIC TRANSIT, CONSIDER CARRYING WIPES OR USE A

CONSIDER CARRYING WIPES OR USE A DISINFECTANT SPRAY WITH ALCOHOL,

DISINFECTANT SPRAY WITH ALCOHOL, AND USE IT OFTEN.

AND USE IT OFTEN. AND WHAT ABOUT MASKS?

AND WHAT ABOUT MASKS? ONLINE VENDORS JACKING UP THE

ONLINE VENDORS JACKING UP THE PRICES, PREYING ON PEOPLES

PRICES, PREYING ON PEOPLES FEARS, THIS SELLER, PEDDLING A

FEARS, THIS SELLER, PEDDLING A BOX OF MASKS FOR $299 AND THIS

BOX OF MASKS FOR $299 AND THIS PERSON HOCKING A TEN-PACK FOR

PERSON HOCKING A TEN-PACK FOR $70.

$70. DO YOU NEED TO STOCK UP?

DO YOU NEED TO STOCK UP? DR. NATALIE AZAR, DR. NATALIE,

DR. NATALIE AZAR, DR. NATALIE, WHATS THE BOTTOM LINE ON MASKS?

WHATS THE BOTTOM LINE ON MASKS? ARE THEY HELPFUL?

ARE THEY HELPFUL? >> THE BOTTOM LINE IS THAT

>> THE BOTTOM LINE IS THAT THERES NO RECOMMENDATION FOR

THERES NO RECOMMENDATION FOR ANYBODY IN THIS COUNTRY TO WEAR

ANYBODY IN THIS COUNTRY TO WEAR A MASK TO PROTECT THEM AGAINST

A MASK TO PROTECT THEM AGAINST CORONAVIRUS UNLESS YOU ARE

CORONAVIRUS UNLESS YOU ARE EXHIBITING SYMPTOMS YOURSELF,

EXHIBITING SYMPTOMS YOURSELF, ARE SICK OR ARE TAKING CARE OF

ARE SICK OR ARE TAKING CARE OF SOMEBODY WHO IS SICK.

SOMEBODY WHO IS SICK. >> Reporter: DR. AZAR SAYS N-95,

>> Reporter: DR. AZAR SAYS N-95, SPECIALIZED MASK, DOES PROTECT

SPECIALIZED MASK, DOES PROTECT AGAINST THE CORONAVIRUS BUT THE

AGAINST THE CORONAVIRUS BUT THE CDC EXPECTS PRESERVING THOSE

CDC EXPECTS PRESERVING THOSE MASKS FOR FRONT LINE HEALTH CARE

MASKS FOR FRONT LINE HEALTH CARE WORKERS.

WORKERS. SHOULD YOU WORRY IF YOU CANT

SHOULD YOU WORRY IF YOU CANT GET ONE OF THESE MASKS?

GET ONE OF THESE MASKS? >> UNLESS THERES A WIDESPREAD

>> UNLESS THERES A WIDESPREAD COMMUNITY OUTBREAK, THIS IS NOT

COMMUNITY OUTBREAK, THIS IS NOT SOMETHING THAT AMERICANS

SOMETHING THAT AMERICANS NECESSARILY NEED TO HAVE.

NECESSARILY NEED TO HAVE. >> Reporter: ANOTHER THING,

>> Reporter: ANOTHER THING, HEALTH EXPERTS SAY SOME PEOPLE

HEALTH EXPERTS SAY SOME PEOPLE HAVE OVERREACTED, AVOIDING

HAVE OVERREACTED, AVOIDING CHINESE RESTAURANTS AND

CHINESE RESTAURANTS AND BUSINESSES OUT OF FEAR THAT IS

BUSINESSES OUT OF FEAR THAT IS BASELESS.

BASELESS. CORONAVIRUS IS SPREAD BY SALIVA,

CORONAVIRUS IS SPREAD BY SALIVA, COUGHING, SNEEZING OR DIRECT

COUGHING, SNEEZING OR DIRECT CONTACT WITH PEOPLE WHO ARE

CONTACT WITH PEOPLE WHO ARE SOUTH CAROLINA.

SOUTH CAROLINA. AT THE END OF THE DAY, WHAT IS

AT THE END OF THE DAY, WHAT IS THE NUMBER ONE THING YOU CAN DO

THE NUMBER ONE THING YOU CAN DO TO PREVENT YOURSELF FROM BEING

TO PREVENT YOURSELF FROM BEING SOUTH CAROLINA?

SOUTH CAROLINA? >> RIGHT NOW THE NUMBER ONE

>> RIGHT NOW THE NUMBER ONE THING PEOPLE NEED TO DO, WHICH

THING PEOPLE NEED TO DO, WHICH IS WHAT WE TELL PEOPLE FOR FLU

IS WHAT WE TELL PEOPLE FOR FLU ANYWAY, IS TO WASH YOUR HANDS

ANYWAY, IS TO WASH YOUR HANDS REALLY GOOD FOR 20 SECONDS.

REALLY GOOD FOR 20 SECONDS. THATS HOW THE GERMS WILL GET

THATS HOW THE GERMS WILL GET OFF OF YOU.

OFF OF YOU. >> Reporter: IF YOU DEVELOP A

>> Reporter: IF YOU DEVELOP A FEVER, DRY COUGH, SHORTNESS OF

FEVER, DRY COUGH, SHORTNESS OF BREATH, DONT WAIT.

BREATH, DONT WAIT. SEE A DOCTOR.

SEE A DOCTOR. IF THERES AN OUTBREAK, ARE THEY

IF THERES AN OUTBREAK, ARE THEY CONSIDERING THINGS LIKE ONLINE

CONSIDERING THINGS LIKE ONLINE LESSONS IF KIDS HAVE TO STAY

LESSONS IF KIDS HAVE TO STAY HOME?

HOME? YOU ALL KNOW THIS, BUT ITS

YOU ALL KNOW THIS, BUT ITS SOMETHING WE CARRY AROUND, OUR

SOMETHING WE CARRY AROUND, OUR PHONE.

PHONE. WIPE IT DOWN OFTEN.

WIPE IT DOWN OFTEN. USE WIPES THAT HAVE ALCOHOL.

USE WIPES THAT HAVE ALCOHOL. LET ME PASS THOSE OUT.

LET ME PASS THOSE OUT. >> PASS THEM AROUND.

>> PASS THEM AROUND. >> Reporter: DONT TAKE THIS

>> Reporter: DONT TAKE THIS WITH YOU WHEN YOU GO TO EAT.

WITH YOU WHEN YOU GO TO EAT. THATS SOMETHING PEOPLE HAVE.

THATS SOMETHING PEOPLE HAVE. YOURE GOING TO TOUCH THIS.

YOURE GOING TO TOUCH THIS. YOURE GOING TO TOUCH YOUR FOOD.

YOURE GOING TO TOUCH YOUR FOOD. >> ALSO SOMETIMES SOMEONE WILL

>> ALSO SOMETIMES SOMEONE WILL HAND ME THEIR PHONE AND ILL

HAND ME THEIR PHONE AND ILL TAKE A PICTURE OR WHATEVER.

TAKE A PICTURE OR WHATEVER. >> WE DO THAT A LOT.

>> WE DO THAT A LOT. >> BY THE WAY, WHO IS MOST

>> BY THE WAY, WHO IS MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO GETTING THIS?

SUSCEPTIBLE TO GETTING THIS? >> WERE TALKING ABOUT THE

>> WERE TALKING ABOUT THE ELDERLY, THE YOUNG, PEOPLE WITH

ELDERLY, THE YOUNG, PEOPLE WITH COMPROMISED IMMUNE SYSTEMS.

COMPROMISED IMMUNE SYSTEMS. >> THESE ARENT BAD.

>> THESE ARENT BAD. >> THEYRE NOT GOING TO MESS UP

>> THEYRE NOT GOING TO MESS UP THE -- I THOUGHT YOU WERE JUST

THE -- I THOUGHT YOU WERE JUST DOING YOUR FACE.

DOING YOUR FACE. >> THE BEST THING YOU CAN DO IS

>> THE BEST THING YOU CAN DO IS THE EASIEST THING TO DO, WASH

THE EASIEST THING TO DO, WASH YOUR HANDS.

YOUR HANDS. >> REALLY SCRUB THEM.

>> REALLY SCRUB THEM. >> AS DR. NATALIE SAID, 20

>> AS DR. NATALIE SAID, 20 SECONDS, SCRUB AND DO IT

SECONDS, SCRUB AND DO IT FREQUENTLY.

FREQUENTLY. >> ANYTHING WORK BETTER THAN

>> ANYTHING WORK BETTER THAN SOAP AND WATER DO WE KNOW?

SOAP AND WATER DO WE KNOW? >> 60% ALCOHOL WILL KILL THE

>> 60% ALCOHOL WILL KILL THE CORONAVIRUS AND OTHER GERMS THAT

CORONAVIRUS AND OTHER GERMS THAT KILL FLU AND BACTERIA.

KILL FLU AND BACTERIA. MAKE SURE YOU HAVE THAT 60%

MAKE SURE YOU HAVE THAT 60% ALCOHOL.

ALCOHOL. >> YOU HAVE 60% ALCOHOL.

>> YOU HAVE 60% ALCOHOL. >> DIP MY HANDS IN THE WINE.

>> DIP MY HANDS IN THE WINE. >> THANK YOU.

>> THANK YOU. >> A LOT OF PEOPLE THINK PEOPLE

>> A LOT OF PEOPLE THINK PEOPLE GET SICK BECAUSE THE

GET SICK BECAUSE THE TEMPERATURES KEEP GOING BACK AND

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